US 4th & 8th graders had a lower scores in math on the longest-running national assessment of the nation’s schools. Not a big deal, but here’s more data.
Cyber charter schools don’t have a positive effect on students who attend them, according to research out of Stanford University.
The Obama administration will issue guidance to reduce the amount of standardized testing schools put kids through for accountability.
Michelle Obama teamed up with LeBron James, the U of Akron, and JPMorgan Chase to provide for the college education of thousands of students.
Education needs a revolution, right? Sometimes, we all do. What will that revolution look like? It may not happen.
Bill & Melinda Gates discuss and give a speech about the future of their Seattle-based foundation with regard to education reform.
Police in Northern Calif. foiled a plot by students to go on a shooting spree at their high school. No one was harmed, but 4 students were arrested.
A high school student shot the principal of a high school in S.D. last week. The suspect will be tried as an adult for 1st-degree attempted murder.
Arne Duncan will resign in December as US secretary of education. The president could replace him with John King, formerly of N.Y.
A useless study, promoted by the Washington Post, says rich kids have access to better math curricula than poor kids.